Friday, May 11, 2007

Black-eared Wheatear

Male Black-eared Wheatear (of the black-throated form), Petra

These beauties were as common as muck all over the island, both around human habitation (there was usually one singing outside our apartment) and in the most remote mountain areas.

photos taken with Nikon Coolpix 995 + Leica Apo Televid 77 with 20-60x zoom eyepiece